Opinion

Quantum exchanges of information provide joy

These “instantaneous” exchanges can include non-verbal information

  • Sep 6, 2019

Does CVRD purchase carbon offsets?

Does CVRD purchase carbon offsets? Re: “CVRD officially carbon neutral”, (Citizen, Sept.…

  • Sep 5, 2019

Biogas facility would be industrial-scale waste management

This will permanently remove this ALR property from food production.

  • Sep 5, 2019
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Allenby Road house fire Sept. 16, 2019
Logger sports at the Cowichan Exhibition, Jack and Jill saw
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More policy debate, please

Voters need to hear more policy debate, across the board, ahead of the federal election.

  • Sep 5, 2019

Who are we? Council considering track expansion

What possible environmental benefit could there be?

  • Sep 5, 2019

Drivesmart column: Things to think about for back to school

I might have grown accustomed to not slowing down for the school zone

  • Sep 8, 2019

Guest column: Inheritance under B.C. law, Part I: Legal Wills in B.C.

There are a number of technical requirements to execute a valid will in B.C.

  • Sep 8, 2019

Developers not properly planting trees for long term health

I had to question if the new plant material was likely to flourish in such conditions.

  • Sep 5, 2019

Local governments must limit sprawl to address climate change

Our overall emissions continue to rise

  • Sep 5, 2019

Speed limit: stating the obvious

In fact, the speed limit signs used to say “maximum”.

  • Sep 5, 2019

Have to speed in the passing lane

The signage on the roadsides are about as effective as the enforcement that is in place.

  • Sep 5, 2019

One Cowichan heavy handed, self-righteous over letter

Personally I don’t agree with Aiken’s point of view but I respect his right to freedom of speech.

  • Sep 4, 2019

Baffled over the purpose of new water and watershed bylaw

The CVRD staff recommended that no further funds be expended

  • Sep 4, 2019

Dangerous and tyrannical to limit free speech

There lies the slippery slope toward censorship and a call to honour the “right” point of view

  • Sep 4, 2019

Show me the money on biogas facility!

Public tax dollars will be required to upgrade LaFortune Road

  • Sep 4, 2019

Privatize municipal public works

The municipality and city would only write 12 cheques per year for public works maintenance

  • Sep 4, 2019

Political aspect of climate change

A university had invited the pair to speak

  • Sep 4, 2019

Local councils need to take water problem seriously

The pulp mill draws huge amounts of water from the river a few miles downstream from the weir.

  • Sep 3, 2019

Sad day as we look at our voting choices

Unfortunate that there only are two political parties asking for the right to govern its citizens

  • Sep 3, 2019

Andrea Rondeau column: Parents worst offenders in school zones

They get out with their young children and proceed to jaywalk across the street